KLAY is the proud Australian agent for German manufacturer Agrob Buchtal’s curtain wall rear-ventilated non-combustible facades.  With a 250-year manufacturing history and over four decades of experience in curtain wall facades, Agrob Buchtal manufacture non-combustible ceramic panels with a design life of in excess of 50 years suitable for both new construction and refurbishments.

Key benefits of Agrob Buchtal curtain type non-combustible facades are:

Ceramic Facade Systems - KLAY Tiles & Facades - Noncombustible

Non-combustible

Certified to AS1530 Part 1

Ceramic Facade Systems - KLAY Tiles & Facades - Maintenance

Low/no maintenance

Ceramic surfaces are durable, light/colour-fast, anti-graffiti and self-cleaning due to Hytect technology.

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Mechanically fixed

A diverse range of mechanical fastening solutions including horizontal, vertical, overhead and a range of brick bond façade layouts that provide structural integrity over the life of the facade

Hytect Technology

Proven technology which is self-cleaning, impedes the growth of bacteria and microorganisms and actively breaks downs airborne pollutants as verified by independent testing institutes.

Ceramic Facade Systems - KLAY Tiles & Facades - Design

Complete design flexibility

Ceramic panels are available in a plethora of colours, surface finishes and formats including custom manufacture.  Surface options include a range of 3D profiles, glazed and unglazed tile, stone, timber or metallic look finishes. Special pieces ensure corners, reveals and other façade elements are detailed to perfection.

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Design service

A team of planning and design professionals are available to assist project architects and façade engineers realise the perfect façade solution.

Ceramic Facade Systems - KLAY Tiles & Facades - Thermal

Thermal protection

In combination with mineral insulation and an innovative sub-structure, impressive U-values can be achieved.

Ceramic Facade Systems - KLAY Tiles & Facades - Noise

Noise Isolation

A combination of mineral insulation and the dense ceramic cladding enables sound reductions of up to 14dB.

Environmentally sustainable

Façade products are manufactured in accordance with stringent German sustainability standards and are fully recyclable.

Ceramic Facade Systems - KLAY Tiles & Facades - Rapid

Rapid installation

The modular system enables rapid installation in both low, medium and high rise applications using a range of conventional access methods.

Ceramic Facade Systems - KLAY Tiles & Facades - Warranties

Credible Long-Term Warranties

Warranties are provided by a long-standing reputable manufacturer.

Ceramic Facade Systems - KLAY Tiles & Facades - Replacement

Easy Panel Replacements

Vandal/impact damage can be addressed on a localised basis through individual panel replacements

Ceramic Facade Systems - KLAY Tiles & Facades - Keratwin

Ultimate design choice in colours, surface finishes and horizontal or vertical formats including ultra wide panels.

Ceramic Facade Systems - KLAY Tiles & Facades - Kerashape

Three-dimensional façade elements providing surface articulation, visual screening and sun protection.

Ceramic Facade Systems - KLAY Tiles & Facades - Keraion

Square and large format light weight façade panels particularly suited to large scale facades where panels create a design feature.

Meet today’s non-combustibility requirements and enhance the status of your building through the use of Agrob Buchtal non-combustible curtain-wall facades.
Contact KLAY today for further information.

Product ranges include KeraTwin, KeraShape and KerAion.

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KeraTwin

Offering all of the advantages of the Agrob Buchtal family of façade systems, the KeraTwin flat panel range offers further specific features including:

  • Great variety of sizes with panel lengths varying in 1mm increments up to 1800mm long with varying widths
  • 8 surface textures ranging from smooth to textured, grooved and wavy
  • Glazed and unglazed options
  • Over 45 glazed silky matt colour options and 8 glazed gloss colour options
  • Wide range of design styles including heritage, stone, cement, metallic & timber look finishes
  • Horizontal, vertical, overhead and brick bond installation options
  • Corner, lintel and sill design details available

KeraShape

Offering all of the advantages of the Agrob Buchtal family of façade systems, the KeraShape range offers further specific features including:

  • Three dimensional square, rectangular and elliptical tube elements of varying dimensions capable of use in their own right or combined with 2D facade panels
  • Lengths of up to 1800mm for square and rectangular sections and 1200mm for elliptical elements
  • Glazed and unglazed options
  • Over 45 glazed silky matt colour options and 8 glazed gloss colour options
  • Unglazed “natural” colour range offering hues perfectly suited to accompany masonry elements
  • Horizontal and vertical installation options
  • Perfect partner for KeraTwin panels
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KerAion

Offering all of the advantages of the Agrob Buchtal family of façade systems, the KerAion range offers further specific features including:

  • Super lightweight panels
  • Large format square options: 60x60cm, 90x90cm and 120x120cm, in addition to rectangular formats
  • Concealed fastening
  • Over 45 glazed silky matt colour options and 8 glazed gloss colour options
  • Wide range of design styles including stone, cement, metallic & timber look finishes
  • Horizontal and vertical installation options
  • Corner, lintel and sill design details available
  • Optional rear taping options to avoid debris in the event of mechanical damage

Meet today’s non-combustibility requirements and enhance the status of your building through the use of Agrob Buchtal non-combustible KeraAion facades.
Contact us today for further information.